Incident Reports

Bardibas locals picket Railway office in Janakpurdham demanding agreed amount in compensation for land acquisition


Madhes, Dhanusha, Janakpur

Farmers of Bardibas in Mahottari picketed the railway office in Janakpurdham of Dhanusha on Thursday demanding compensation for the land acquired for the railway project.  They came out in protest as they were paid only rupees 10 lakhs per katha of land instead of rupees 15 lakhs stated in the agreement.

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Access/control of private land
Actor 1 - Number of people N
Actor 1 - Affiliations Citizen/Individuals
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people N
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth na
National/Online Media